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Now Is the Time for Medicare for All

#22

Healthcare is an industry in the US.In many instances it’s really a right.Now is the time to rid ourselves of health insurance and use those wasted funds to actually fund necessary healthcare.Clinical outcomes should take precedence over profits.

#23

Agree. There is no chance of reforming the Democratic Party or our capitalist system. For mankind to survive, capitalism must die.

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#25

They will support it until the hospital-insurance-monopoly complex starts their scare-ad blackmail campaign against it - then support will plummet.

The Massachusetts Nurse-Patient Ratio-Law ballot measure 2 weks ago is instructive. It was very popular until the TV attack ads started. It ultimately failed 75% to 25%

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#26

Most European countries do not have government-run healthcare - they have hybrid systems of heavily government-subsidized private insurance combined with cost controls.